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MWC 2018 attendance over 100,000 for third year running

Friday 2 March 2018 | 10:23 CET | News
The 2018 edition of the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona attracted a total of 107,000 visitors, slightly down on last year's record of 108,000, but described as a "highly successful event across many fronts" by GSMA CEO John Hoffman. After surpassing 100,000 visitors for the first time in its history in 2016, this year's event welcomed visitors from 205 countries and hosted more than 2,400 exhibiting companies, up from 2,300 in 2017. Over 55 per cent of Mobile World Congress attendees held senior-level positions, including more than 7,700 CEOs, up from more than 6,100 CEOs in 2017.

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